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All Jacobs School Calendar Events

Apr 10 - May 22, 2014
Entrepreneur Academy: An Experiential Class In Entrepreneurship

There will be six 2-hour class sessions on Thursday evenings from 6-8pm (location: TBA). Students should expect to spend 2-4 hrs/week each outside of class interviewing customers, writing up their findings, and developing business models. more »

Apr 16, 2014 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Creating New Connected Economies: How ICT and Mobile Technology are Rapidly Changing Emerging Economies
Location: The Great Hall, UC San Diego
Sponsored By: International Affairs Group

In this conversation, Chris Locke and Craig McIntosh will discuss how emerging economies benefit from leapfrogging to a 21st century technology industry model, as well as the opportunities and challenges this brings to governments and policy makers. more »
Research Expo 2014

Apr 17, 2014 2:00-6:00 PM
Research Expo 2014

Research Expo at the Jacobs School of Engineering is a great chance to recruit San Diego engineers with cutting-edge expertise and advanced degrees. more »
Building Better Tools for Neuroscience

Apr 18, 2014 10:00am
Building Better Tools for Neuroscience
Location: Jacobs Hall / Room 2512

Building better tools for neuroscience: Custom microchips for electrophysiology instrumentation Light refreshments will be served. more »

Apr 21, 2014 9:30am-11:30am
ECE Final Defense - Kevin Ho
Location: EBU1-2512

Dissertation Title: "Microstrip Antennas with Polarization Diversity across a Wide Frequency Range and Phased Array Antennas for Radar and Satellite Communications" more »

Apr 21, 2014 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
ECE Final Defense - Xiaofei Chen
Location: Jacobs Hall, Room 2512

"Non-Maximally Decimated Filter Banks and Its Applications in Wideband Signal Processing" more »
Load Balancing in Large Graphs

Apr 23, 2014 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Load Balancing in Large Graphs
Speaker: Venkat Anantharam, UC Berkeley
Location: Atkinson Hall, Room 4004
Sponsored By: Prof. Massimo Franceschetti

Communication and Theory Systems (CTS) Seminar more »
Mitek Hack-a-Thon!

Apr 25 - 26, 2014 5:00 pm Friday - 5:00 pm Saturday
Mitek Hack-a-Thon!
Location: CSE 1202
Sponsored By: CAP

Can you build an app that will simplify life with Mitek's imaging technology? First Prize: $500 Second Prize: $250 Third Prize: $125 more »

Apr 25 - 26, 2014 2pm - 2pm
E-Challenge Hackathon
Location: TBA

The Entrepreneur Challenge is a UCSD Student Organization that promotes the commercialization of the incredible research and innovation that occurs along Torrey Pines Road. more »

Apr 25 - 26, 2014 5pm - 5pm
Mitek Hackathon
Location: CSE 1202

Grab a slice of pizza and a Red Bull and get creative, hacking the same technology use to develop Mobile Deposit! Bring your resume. Food, drinks, and swag will be provided. more »

Apr 28, 2014 9:30am - 11:30am
Final Defense - Eunho Noh
Location: Jacobs Hall, Room 2512

"Discriminative dimensionality reduction for understanding the neural basis of recognition memory encoding and retrieval" more »

Apr 30, 2014 9:00am-11:00am
ECE Final Defense - Qing Gu
Location: EBU1-2512

Dissertation Title: "Metallo-Dielectric Nanolasers for Dense Chip-Scale Integration" more »

May 02, 2014 TBA
USD Social Innovation Challenge (Finals/Awards Ceremony)
Location: TBA

This is the Finals and Awards Ceremony of the 2014 USD Social Innovation Challenge. more »

May 08, 2014 12 pm - 1:30 pm
Triton Entrepreneur Network Seminar
Location: CSE 1202
Sponsored By: von Liebig Center, Gordon Center, Moxie Center

The von Liebig Center, Moxie Center, and Gordon Center is pleased to announce the Triton Entrepreneur Network (TEN). TEN will have monthly events to bring in speakers and entrepreneurs to talk about topics that matter to YOU as an innovator. more »

May 21, 2014
2nd Annual Zahn Prize Competition

Join the Moxie Center for their second annual Zahn Prize competition as teams from the Moxie Center Incubator Program compete in a business model pitch competition with up to $20,000 in awards. more »

Annual Events

Research Expo

Research Expo

Research Expo provides an inside look into leading-edge engineering research at the Jacobs School, and fosters interaction among industry, alumni and Jacobs School faculty and graduate students.

Research Expo features research results displays by M.S. and Ph.D. students, technical breakout sessions led by Jacobs School faculty, and a luncheon where industry engineers, venture capitalists and technology leaders are seated with faculty and students who share their technical interests.

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